Bluebell was an Exclusive Mohair Teddy bear crafted by the Original DEANS of Great Britain for Dollsville Dolls and Bearsville Bears, back in the 1980s.
Handcrafted by DEANS in a Limited Edition of Only 50 pieces, this is a very collectible NUMBER ONE.
Great British Bears.
Dean's Rag Book Company was founded by Henry Dean in 1903.
Dean's first teddy bear was cataloged in 1915, but probably were made as early as 1906, thus making Dean's one of the oldest teddy bear makers in Britain.
In 2015 Deans closed down but their teddy bears continue on choice collectibles.
From the Owner's Personal Collection (down-sizing) and has been stored, never displayed.
Mint and New.
Teddy Bear Bluebell is pure mohair, in a very unique color, with embroidered nose and mouth, fully jointed and has a NUMBER ONE Certificate of Authenticity. Around his neck is a blue satin ribbon bow.
Click on the links below for BIG and LIVE color photographs:
BIG seated photo
Certificate of Authenticity
This special teddy bear is the NUMBER ONE Bluebell.
Made in Great Britain.
8" Vintage Deans Bluebell NUMBER ONE